There are 5 ways to get from Bagan to Yangon by plane, bus, train, ferry or car

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Fly  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Nyaung-U (NYU) to Yangon (RGN) NYU - RGN

$100 - $221

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Train  •  17 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Bagan to Yangon 62

$19 - $34

3 alternative options

Bus  •  10 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Bagan Shwe Pyi to Yangon Aung Mingalar

$45 - $52

Ferry  •  3 days 9 h

  1. Take the ferry from Bagan to Pyay
  2. Take the ferry from Pyay to Yangon

$41 - $42

Drive  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Bagan to Yangon 393.6 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Bagan to Yangon is to train which costs $19 - $35 and takes 17 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bagan to Yangon is to fly which costs $100 - $230 and takes 2 h 51 min.

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The distance between Bagan and Yangon is 500 km. The road distance is 629.8 km.

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The best way to get from Bagan to Yangon without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 29 min and costs $45 - $55.

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It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to get from Bagan to Yangon, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Bagan to Yangon is to fly which takes 2 h 51 min and costs $100 - $230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $45 - $55 and takes 10 h 29 min, you could also train, which costs $19 - $35 and takes 17 h 42 min.

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The quickest flight from Nyaung-U Airport to Yangon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bagan to Yangon is 630 km. It takes approximately 7 h 15 min to drive from Bagan to Yangon.

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FMI Air, Air KBZ, Golden Myanmar and Mann Yadanarpon offer flights from Nyaung-U Airport to Yangon Airport.

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There are 361+ hotels available in Yangon. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bagan to Yangon.
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  • Distance: 312.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 51 min

What companies run services between Bagan, Mandalay Region, Myanmar and Yangon, Myanmar?

FMI Air, Air KBZ and two other airlines fly from Bagan to Yangon every 2 hours. Alternatively, Bagan Minthar operates a bus from Bagan to Yangon 4 times a day. Tickets cost $20 and the journey takes 10 h. JJ Express Bus also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
Mann Yadanarpon
Flights from Nyaung-U to Yangon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $210
Flights from Nyaung-U to Yangon via Heho
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $210
Golden Myanmar
Website
gmairlines.com
Flights from Nyaung-U to Yangon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $210
Flights from Nyaung-U to Yangon via Heho
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $210
Air KBZ
Flights from Nyaung-U to Yangon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $260
FMI Air
Website
fmiair.com
Flights from Nyaung-U to Yangon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Train operators
Bus operators
Bagan Minthar
Website
baganminthar.com
Bus from Bagan Shwe Pyi to Yangon Aung Mingalar
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
baganminthar.com
Book at
12go.asia
JJ Express Bus
Website
jjexpress.net
Bus from Bagan to Yangon Aung Mingalar
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
jjexpress.net
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry operators
Seat 61 Agency
Email
traininfo@seat61.com
Website
seat61.com
Ferry from Bagan to Pyay
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
seat61.com
Ferry from Pyay to Yangon
Ave. Duration
2 days 15 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
seat61.com

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The best way to get from Bagan to Nyaung-U Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs $8 - $11.

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